Tom specialises in family law with a particular emphasis upon financial disputes and complex private law issues.
He has appeared at all levels of the Family Court and in the Court of Appeal.
Tom is an experienced financial remedies practitioner. He regularly advises and appears in the range of cases from modest asset pots to those of high net worth. He has particular experience of cases involving non-matrimonial contributions, matrimonial agreements, business assets, pensions and third-party interests (amongst others).
Tom regularly provides financial remedy seminars to local practitioners. Recent subjects he has discussed include matrimonial agreements and spousal maintenance.
Tom has a wide-ranging private law practice. He has particular expertise in complex domestic abuse and parental alienation cases and has extensive experience of advising and appearing in such cases. He often provides seminars to local solicitors on these subjects.
Tom is experienced in cases with an international element and regularly appears in applications for external relocation (be it permanent or temporary). Recent examples of cases Tom has dealt with include applications for leave to remove to Saudi Arabia, Japan and the USA. Tom has experience of dealing with abduction cases.